Santa Maria Golf Course, 18460 Santa Maria Parkway, is hosting the Baton Rouge Open on June 27-28.

BREC offers a full tournament series for competitive golfers.

Tournament registration is underway. Contact tournament course for information about the event and fees.

Register at any BREC golf course; must pay at time of registration.

Check for entry forms and online registration at

Library holding events

If golf is not your thing, check out the East Baton Rouge Parish Jones Creek Regional Branch Library for fun and educational activities and programs.

For a complete calendar of activities, visit

Here are a few upcoming events to consider:

Getting organized

Join the library staff for a practical presentation by professional organizer Teresa Taylor at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Taylor is owner of A Taylored Space LLC whose slogan is “make room for your life.”

Saturday’s presentation, the third in a series, features tips for organizing a kitchen.

Registration is required. Call (225) 756-1150.

Superhero Jeopardy

Teens may want to check out Tuesday’s Superhero Jeopardy program at 2 p.m.

Test your knowledge at Superhero Jeopardy and win prizes. Registration required.

Call (225) 756-1170.

Dabbling in word play

The library’s Dabble in Scrabble program at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday will test adults’ knowledge of the popular Scrabble game.

If you prefer a faster-paced game with less strategy, Quiddler also we be available. Prizes will be awarded.

A tale of a tail

The Be There or Be Square … or Circle or Triangle program is for children who want to listen to a book and make a fun craft.

Staffers will read “Mouse Shapes” by Ellen Stoll Walsh at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

After the story, children will make a shape collage with tissue paper. For ages toddler through 3.

Registration is required and limited to 20 children. No groups, please.

A look at the stars

Baton Rouge Astronomical Society returns to the library at 2:30 p.m. June 25 with a variety of physical science experiments of interest to children and their families. Weather permitting, solar viewing will take place. Children ages 8 to 11 will be introduced to a special science exercise they can perform at home with adults. They can report their findings online, just like a real scientist.

Call (225) 756-1160 to register.

Contact Southeast Advocate Editor Darlene Denstorff by phone, (225) 388-0215 or (225) 603-1998; or email, Deadline: 2 p.m. Friday.